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News and Opinion

Coverage of greenhouse gas emissions since November 23, 2021.

St-Georges Eco-Mining

"...Jung Cheol Park, CEO of South Korea’s Wintech Energy, commented: "Our microwave plasma technology, a collaboration between the Korean National Fusion Research Research Institute (NFRI), the Korea Institute of Energy Research (KIER), Kwangwoon University, Wintech Energy and the Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy (MOTIE), is a highly efficient way to convert residues into hydrogen. We are currently optimizing our technology for 100% green hydrogen production, which means zero greenhouse gas emissions, high energy efficiency and not requiring the use of fresh water. "..."

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How Edmonton could ban plastic bags, straws and styrofoam by 2023

"..."There are environmental, social, and economic impacts from the production, consumption and disposal of SUI, such as greenhouse gas emissions, consumption of natural resources, and water pollution. "..."

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Ontario veering off track from climate change targets, internal forecasts show

"...Premier Doug Ford's Progressive Conservative government is nowhere near on track to achieving its targets for cutting Ontario's greenhouse gas emissions, according to new internal forecasts..."

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Four steps asset owners can take to invest in vital climate action Corporate Knights

"...According to the United Nations Environment Programme’s most recent State of Finance for Nature report, an estimated US$8. 1 trillion will be needed over the next three decades to successfully tackle the climate, biodiversity and land degradation crises. Alongside government and philanthropic resources, private investment capital is a critical tool to fill the gap..."

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Toronto on track to achieve its reduction in greenhouse gas emissions targets

"...TORONTO -- The City of Toronto says it's on course to exceed its greenhouse gas emissions reduction target..."

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Toronto on target to achieve its reduction in greenhouse gas emissions

"...TORONTO — The City of Toronto says it's on course to exceed its greenhouse gas emissions reduction target..."

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Regina council approves city-wide composting service

"...Doney says the service will save landfill space and reduce greenhouse gas emissions..."

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Vancouver mayor proposes a climate levy Globalnews.ca

"...Vancouver's climate plan has set a goal of a 50 per cent cut in greenhouse gas emissions by 2030..."

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Vancouver mayor wants a climate levy in the city's 2022 budget

"...Vancouver’s climate plan has set a goal of a 50 per cent cut in greenhouse gas emissions by 2030..."

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Nigeria needs biotechnology to weather climate change impacts on farming, say West African scientists

"...“Evidence of climate change on agriculture in Nigeria has since been established and increased atmospheric warmness, irregular rainfall, emergent pests, [crop] diseases…and their resultant adverse effect on agricultural productivity are glaring,” the authors write in the November 2021 Handbook of Climate Change Management. “This scenario poses a serious threat to food security in Nigeria and calls for the adoption of innovative biotechnologies to create resilient crops with improved adaptation to the environmental stresses occasioned by the increasing climate change. ”..."

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Hydrogen as a future energy source in Western Canada BOE Report

"...During the past year, Fluor Canada and GoobieTulk Inc. (GTI) have performed an in-depth review of hydrogen as a future energy source in Western Canada.   The business case success criteria for using hydrogen as a future energy source was centered around five key attributes..."

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Banishing The Great Pacific Garbage Patch

"...According to the International Union for Conservation of Nature, at least 14 million tons of plastic are collected in the ocean annually. The Great Pacific Garbage Patch is a prominent result of this blunder. It is two vortices of garbage in the Pacific Ocean, one near Japan and the other near California-Mexico..."

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Jobs in greenhouse gas emissions

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Supervisor, Climate Action Programs - Capital Regional District (Victoria, BC)

"...Develops technical and summary reports related to progress in meeting regional climate goals, objectives and targets..."

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Supervisor, Climate Action Programs - Capital Regional District (Victoria, BC)

"...Develops technical and summary reports related to progress in meeting regional climate goals, objectives and targets..."

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Podcasts

Recent episodes that mention greenhouse gas emissions.

A quest for sustainable management practices

Duration: 13:41

"...Wood-Bohm and Associates offer strategic consulting services to industry and government in the areas of science based innovations..."

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How do we make hydrocarbons cleaner?

Duration: 24:22

"...Bryan Helfenbaum is the executive director of Advanced Hydrocarbons at Alberta Innovates, an innovation hub that facilitates innovations from funding to commercialization. ..."

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RealAg LIVE! with Don O'Connor — Biofuel opportunities and the Clean Fuel Standard

Duration: 36:32

"...The growth of biofuels, the focus on reducing greenhouse gas emissions, and the Clean Fuel Standard could cost farmers more, but could also provide farmers with an opportunity to cash in on off-sets and expand markets for some crops..."

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How the Clean Fuel Standard could hurt Canada's economic recovery

Duration: 12:05

"...Miguel Ouellette is an economist with independent think tank Montreal Economic Institute (MEI).  ..."

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Informative Video

Discussions, Documentaries, and Investigative Reports about greenhouse gas emissions.

The 55 Gigaton Challenge | TED Countdown

"...The goal: to build a better future by cutting greenhouse gas emissions in half by 2030, in the race to a zero-carbon world..."

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Mr. Bruce Knight: Catalyzing a National Ecosystem Services Market

"...Knight explains the history of the Ecosystem Services Market Consortium (ESMC) and details how ecosystem service markets can add incentives to motivate farmers and ranchers to improve soil health..."

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How Airlines Are Racing to Clean Up the Skies With “Green” Fuels

"...Pre-COVID, aviation was one of the fastest-growing sources of greenhouse gas emissions, rising by about 2% every year since 2000..."

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Dr. Wayne Honeycutt: Comprehensive Strategy for Advancing Soil Health

"...An abundance of research shows that practices designed to improve soil health also reduce nutrient loss to waterways, reduce greenhouse gas emissions, increase carbon sequestration, increase drought resilience, enhance yield stability, increase biodiversity, enhance pollinator/wildlife habitat, and provide many other benefits..."

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Academic Research

Recent peer-reviewed papers about greenhouse gas emissions relevant to the latest news.

Applications and Expectations of Fuel Cells and Lithium Ion Batteries

"...Among the renewable sources, hydrogen energy is one of the most candidates to mitigate greenhouse gas emission and climate change..."

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Diversifying Chile’s climate action away from industrial plantations

"...Diversification, however, must guarantee Chile's long-term carbon sequestration capacity without compromising the ecological functionality of biodiverse tree-less habitats and native forest ecosystems..."

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Bioethanol from autoclaved municipal solid waste: Assessment of environmental and financial viability under policy contexts

"...pombe) and process modelling indicate that MSW-derived ethanol can significantly reduce greenhouse gas emissions relative to gasoline (84% reduction following EU Renewable Energy Directive accounting methodology, and by 156–231% reduction following the US Energy Independence and Security Act methodology)..."

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Legal Regulation of the Development of Renewable Energy Sources in Russia, the BRICS, and EAEU Countries

"...Such work is being carried out to achieve several goals and objectives related to reducing greenhouse gas emissions (which will slow down the processes of global climate change), switching to sustainable development standards, and reducing the volume of production and consumption waste..."

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DMPP mitigates N2O emissions from nitrogen fertilizer applied with concentrated and standard vinasse

"...The application of vinasse, an organic byproduct of ethanol production, can enhance greenhouse gas emissions from N fertilizers, especially nitrous oxide (N2O)..."

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Bacterial agents affected bacterial community structure to mitigate greenhouse gas emissions during sewage sludge composting

"...The present work studied the influence of bacterial agents (B1, B2) and bamboo biochar (BB) on greenhouse gas emissions and bacterial community during the sewage sludge composting..."

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Woody biomass as a potential feedstock for fermentative gaseous biofuel production

"...Biogas and biohydrogen are compatible gaseous biofuels that can be blended with natural gas for reticulated fuel supply to reduce greenhouse gas emissions..."

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Biochar from biomass waste as a renewable carbon material for climate change mitigation in reducing greenhouse gas emissions?a

"...This review addresses opportunities of biomass wastes for biochar production, various thermo-chemical reactions for preparation and its basics/mechanisms, properties of biochar and hydrochar, and gaps/operational challenges, and summarizes wide applications of biochar in soil improvement, climate change mitigation, energy production, waste management, and environmental remediation..."

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